AIRS Miscellaneous Code

(Modified: September 15, 2017)

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Automated import Reference System (AIRS) miscellaneous code must be submitted in the commodity details section of the declaration as per the rules in the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Electronic Commerce Client Requirements Document (ECCRD), the CFIA appendix, and AIRS.

AIRS Miscellaneous Code and Descriptions
Code Description
001 Without soil or growing media (bare roots), in transit through BC, AB or SK.
01 From Great Britain
1 Unstamped
002 Without soil or growing media (bare roots), not in transit through BC, AB or SK
02 From Northern Ireland
2 Prepackaged, metal
3 Prepackaged, other
4 2 or less, accompanied
5 More than 2
6 2 or less, unaccompanied
8 Bulk shipments
09 Accompanied
10 Field-grown tubers
011 Avian origin
012 other than avian origin
13 Bears
013 Up to 15 packages with combined weight of up to 250 kg
014 arriving by airplane
015 arriving by land
016 From a VS affected county
017 Not from a VS affected county
17 In capsules
019 Container weighing less than 200 kg, in transit through British Columbia
020 Container weighing more than 200 kg, in transit through British Columbia
021 Container weighing less than 200 kg, not in transit through British Columbia
22 With bark
022 Container weighing more than 200 kg, not in transit through British Columbia
23 Without bark
023 Container weighing less than 50 kg, in transit through British Columbia
024 Container weighing more than 50 kg, in transit through British Columbia
025 Container weighing less than 50 kg, not in transit through British Columbia
026 Container weighing more than 50 kg, not in transit through British Columbia
27 Without plant, above water level of sea
027 Born after January 1, 1999
28 With soil or related matter (including growing media not approved under the CGMP)
028 Born before January 1, 1999
29 Without soil, or in peat, perlite or vermiculite
30 To a regulated area of the province for GM and/or PSB
31 To a non-regulated area of the province for GM and/or PSB
33 Unmarked
34 Fully marked
034 Without soil, related matter or growing media (bare root)
035 Container < 200 kg, entering Canada through B.C. or has an end destination of B.C.
036 Container > 200 kg, entering Canada through B.C. or has an end destination of B.C.
037 Container < 50 kg, entering Canada through B.C. or has an end destination of B.C.
038 Container > 50 kg, entering Canada through B.C. or has an end destination of B.C.
039 Entering Canada through B.C. or has an end destination of B.C.
040 Not entering Canada through British Columbia
041 Without soil/ >50 kg, entering Canada through BC or end destination of BC
042 Without soil/ < 50 kg, entering Canada through B.C. or end destination of B.C.
043 With soil/ >50 kg, entering Canada through BC or end destination of BC
44 Not more than 30 dozen eggs
044 With soil/ <50 kg, entering Canada through B.C. or end destination of B.C.
45 Not more than 20 kg - processed egg products
045 Without soil/ >50 kg, not entering Canada through
046 Without soil/ < 50 kg, not entering Canada through B.C.
47 More than 30 dozen eggs
048 With soil/ <50 kg, not entering Canada through B.C.
49 From below water level of a sea
049 Grade (N-P-K): % N + % P + % K <18% (e.g., 5-5-5 = 15%)
050 Grade (N-P-K): % N + % P + % K >18% (e.g., 6-6-6 = 18%)
53 <100 kg
59 Used and not contaminated with soil or plant debris
61 More than 20 kg - processed egg products
63 With bark - going to provincial infested areas
64 With bark - going to provincial non infested areas
67 Commercial shipments
68 Commercially packed
69 From Curry County
70 From Other than Curry County
73 Untreated
74 Treated
75 Processed
77 Processed or treated
79 Unprocessed or untreated
82 Container weighing more than 50 kg
83 Container weighing more than 200 kg
84 Prepackaged, glass
85 Container weighing less than 50 kg
86 Container weighing less than 200 kg
87 Prepackaged, plastic
89 Quarantined in Niue
95 Stay in USA 30 days or less
96 Stay in USA more than 30 but less than 60 days
97 Small "lots"
98 Other than small "lots"
99 Quarantined in Miquelon
106 Australia - Other than Tasmania - Bluetongue-free zone
112 Elephant
113 Other zoo animals
118 Regulated areas for GM
119 Non-regulated areas for GM
122 To a non-regulated area of the province for PSB
123 To a regulated area of the province for PSB
124 From a regulated US county for GM and/or PSB
125 From a non-regulated US county for GM and/or PSB
127 Up to 15 pkgs with combined weight of up to 250 kg/Treated
128 Up to 15 pkgs with combined weight of up to 250 kg/Untreated
370 Other than small "lots" / Non-authorized importer
371 Other than small "lots"/ Authorized importer
378 With soil / container weighing more than 50 kg
379 With soil / container weighing less than 50 kg
380 Small "lots" / Commercially packed
382 Other than small "lots" / commercially packed / authorized importer
383 Other than small "lots" / commercially packed / non-authorized importer
384 Without soil / container weighing less than 50 kg
385 Without soil / container weighing more than 50 kg
415 With soil / Prepackaged, metal
419 With soil / Prepackaged, other
427 With soil / Prepackaged, glass
431 With soil / Prepackaged, plastic
435 Without soil / Prepackaged, metal
439 Without soil / Prepackaged, other
447 Without soil / Prepackaged, glass
451 Without soil / Prepackaged, plastic
499 < 20 kg per person
500 > 20 kg per person
503 Waiver
504 Non-compliant product: applicable requirements of the Processed Products Regulations
506 Other than waiver
507 France - excluding the Bas Rhin and Moselle Departments
508 Other
511 England - Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex Counties
518 Cat. C - Low risk establishments
519 Cat. B - Medium risk establishments
521 Medium risk uncategorized plants
601 ON - East of Thunder Bay
602 ON - Thunder Bay and West
604 Regional District of Central Kootenay
605 North Okanagan/Columbia Shuswap West of Monashee Mountain Range
606 Other than Reg. District Central Kootenay and N. Okanagan/Columbia Shuswap West Monashee Mt. Range
608 Other destinations than Ontario or British Columbia
609 Other than small "lots"/ Authorized importer - East of Thunder Bay
610 Other than small "lots"/ Authorized importer - Regional Districts of Central Kootenay
611 Other than small "lots"/ Authorized importer - N. Okanagan/Col. Shuswap West of Monashee Mt. Range
612 Other than small "lots"/ Non-authorized importer - East of Thunder Bay
613 Other than small "lots"/ Non-authorized importer - Regional Districts of Central Kootenay
614 Other than small "lots"/ Non-authorized importer - N Okanagan/Col Shuswap West of Monashee Mt. Range
615 Other than small "lots"/ Authorized importer - West of Thunder Bay
616 Other than small lots/ Auth. importer-R.D. Central Kootenay/N. Okanagan/Col. Shuswap W. Monashee Mt. Range
618 Other than small "lots"/ Non-authorized importer - West of Thunder Bay
619 Other than small lots/ Non-auth.importer-R.D. Central Kootenay/N. Okanagan/Col. Shuswap W. Monashee
624 Small "lots" - East of Thunder Bay
625 Small "lots" / destined for Regional Districts of Central Kootenay
626 Small "lots" - North Okanagan/Columbia Shuswap West of Monashee Mountain Range
627 Small "lots" - West of Thunder Bay
628 Small "lots"-Other than Reg Dist Central Kootenay and N. Okenagan/Col. Shuswap W. Monashee Mt. Range
632 With bark - from infested U.S.A. counties
633 With bark - from non-infested U.S.A. counties
637 Without soil , or in peat, perlite or vermiculite and pre-packaged for travellers
638 With bark - for counties of Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Sagadahoc, Waldo, Washington
639 November 1st to January 31
640 February 1st to October 31
652 Container weighing more than 50 kg / Other Chinese provinces
664 Container weighing less than 50 kg / treated
665 Container weighing less than 50 kg / untreated
666 Container weighing more than 50 kg / treated
667 Container weighing more than 50 kg / untreated
672 Without soil or growing media (bare root)
673 With growing media that is free of soil and related matter (CGMP)
674 Without soil or related matter
675 From non-infested counties
676 From infested counties
677 From Curry County - Feb. 1 - Oct. 31 - with bark
678 From Curry County - Nov. 1 - Jan. 31 - with bark
679 From Other than Curry County - Feb. 1 - Oct. 31 - with bark
680 From Other than Curry County - Nov. 1 - Jan. 31 - with bark
681 From Curry County - with bark
682 From Other than Curry County - with bark
683 <5 kg per person
685 Regulated areas of PSB with bark
688 Non-regulated areas of PSB with bark
694 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Shandong Province
695 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Shandong Province
696 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Shaanxi province
697 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Shaanxi province
698 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Other Chinese provinces
699 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Other Chinese provinces
701 Less than three (3) months of age
702 Over three (3) months of age
703 multi-level trailers
704 Single level trailer
705 Commercially packaged, small packets (equal to or less than 500 g) of corn as vegetable seed
710 Without further processing
713 Plants accompanying Importer at time of entry into Canada
714 Plants not accompanying Importer at time of entry into Canada
718 Plants (with soil) not accompanying Importer at time of entry into Canada
719 Plants (without soil) accompanying Importer at time of entry into Canada
720 Plants (without soil) not accompanying Importer at time of entry into Canada
721 Not commercially packed
724 Canadian cattle returning less than 30 days
725 American cattle for immediate slaughter
726 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Hebei Province
727 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Hebei Province
728 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Xinjlang Province
729 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Xinjlang Province
730 In transit through Canada
732 To or from Alaska through Beaver Creek Border,Yukon./Alcan, AK
733 To or from Alaska through another US/CDN border
735 Container weighing more than 50 kg - with a grade declared
736 Container weighing more than 50 kg - without a grade declared
737 With bark - From regulated US areas to regulated areas of the province for GM
738 With bark - From regulated US areas to non-regulated areas of the province for GM
739 To a regulated area of the province for GM
740 To non-regulated area of the province for GM
741 From regulated US areas for gypsy moth
742 From a non-regulated US area for gypsy moth
746 With soil, entering Canada through BC or end destination of BC
747 With soil, not entering Canada through BC
748 Without soil, entering Canada through BC or end destination of BC
749 Without soil, not entering Canada through BC
754 Personal use - Canadian travellers
755 4.5 kg or less, not commercially packaged
756 4.5 kg or less, commercially packaged
759 Other than small "lots"/authorized importer/destined for regional district of N. Okanagan
760 Other than small "lots"/authorized importer/to reg. dist. Columbia Shuswap W. of Monashee Mt. Range
761 Other than small "lots"/non-authorized importer/destined for reg. dist. of C. Kootenay
762 Other than small "lots"/non-authorized importer/destined for reg. dist. of North Okanagan
763 Other than small "lots"/non-auth importer/to reg. dist. Columbia Shuswap W. Monashee Mt. Range
764 Small "lots" / destined for regional district of North Okanagan
765 Small "lots" / destined for regional district of Columbia Shuswap West of Monashee Mountain Range
766 Small "lots" / destined for other districts of British Columbia
767 Other than small "lots" / authorized importer/destined for other districts of British Columbia
768 Other than small "lots" / non-authorized importer / destined for other districts of British Columbia
769 Non-processed
770 With growing media that is free of soil and related matter, previously approved by the CFIA
771 With soil or related matter, or with growing media not been previously approved by the CFIA
773 Less than three (3) days old
774 Over three (3) days old
775 Inoculated with pathogens
776 Not inoculated with pathogens
777 Dogs 6 to 8 weeks of age
778 Dogs over 8 weeks of age but less than 8 months
779 Dogs eight months of age or older
780 Dogs less than eight months of age
781 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Shanxi Province
782 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Shanxi Province
793 From non-regulated US areas to non-regulated areas of the province for GM
794 From non-regulated US areas to regulated areas of the province for GM
795 From a regulated US area to a non-regulated area for gypsy moth
796 From a regulated US area to a regulated area for gypsy moth
797 From Hebei Province
798 From Shandong Province
799 From Xinjlang Province
800 Other Chinese provinces
803 Completely finished articles (e.g. lacquered, painted, etc.), without bark
804 With bark or not completely finished articles (e.g. not lacquered, not painted, etc.)
805 Not for propagation
806 <1 liter
807 One (1) litre or more
808 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Liaoning Province
809 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Liaoning Province
810 More than 4 kg
812 Without soil, related matter or growing media - pre-cleared
813 Without soil, related matter or growing media - not pre-cleared
814 From an ALHB regulated area (as per US Federal regulations 7 CFR 301.51)
815 From an ALHB non-regulated area (as per US Federal regulations 7 CFR 301.51)
816 From an ALHB non-regulated area (as per US Federal regulations 7 CFR 301.51) to a GM regulated area
826 From non-regulated areas for PCN
829 Container weighing less than 22.7 kg
830 Container weighing more than 22.7 kg
831 Rooted, grown in soil-free media - Container weighing less than 50 kg
832 Rooted, grown in soil-free media - Container weighing more than 50 kg
833 Rooted, grown in soil-free media
834 Were in China, Japan, Korea or Russia, arriving between March 1 and October 15
835 Were in China, Japan, Korea or Russia, arriving between October 16 and February 28 (29)
836 Were not in China, Japan, Korea or Russia
837 Diameter equal to or less than 10 mm, with soil or related matter
838 Diameter equal to or less than 10 mm, without soil or related matter (bare root)
839 Diameter greater than 10 mm, with soil or related matter
840 Diameter greater than 10 mm, without soil or related matter (bare root)
841 Destined to an area regulated for Gypsy Moth
842 Destined to an area not regulated for Gypsy Moth
843 From an area regulated for European Larch Canker
844 From an area not regulated for European Larch Canker but regulated for Gypsy Moth
845 From an area not regulated for European Larch Canker or Gypsy Moth
846 From an area not regulated for European Larch Canker to an area regulated for Gypsy Moth
847 From an area not regulated for European Larch Canker to an area not regulated for Gypsy Moth
848 From an area regulated for European Larch Canker to an area not regulated for ELC
849 Destined to an area regulated for European Larch Canker and Gypsy Moth
850 Destined to an area regulated for European Larch Canker but not Gypsy Moth
855 Destined to an area regulated for Pine Shoot Beetle
856 Destined to an area not regulated for Pine Shoot Beetle
857 Destined to an area regulated for Pine Shoot Beetle and Gypsy Moth
858 Destined to an area regulated for Pine Shoot Beetle but not Gypsy Moth
859 Destined to an area regulated for Gypsy Moth but not Pine Shoot Beetle
860 Destined to an area not regulated for Pine Shoot Beetle or Gypsy Moth
861 From an area regulated for Asian Long-horned Beetle
862 From an area not regulated for Asian Long-horned Beetle
863 From an area not regulated for Asian Long-horned Beetle or Gypsy Moth
864 From an area regulated for Gypsy Moth but not Asian Long-horned Beetle
865 From an area not regulated for Asian Long-horned Beetle to an area regulated for Gypsy Moth
866 From an area not regulated for Asian Long-horned Beetle to an area not regulated for Gypsy Moth
867 From an area regulated for Asian Long-horned Beetle to an area regulated for Gypsy Moth
868 From an area regulated for Asian Long-horned Beetle to an area not regulated for Gypsy Moth
870 From an area regulated for European Larch Canker to an area regulated for ELC
873 From non-regulated areas for PCN in containers weighing more than 50 kg
874 From non-regulated areas for PCN in containers weighing less than 50 kg
875 From Liaoning Province
876 From Shaanxi province
881 Transhipment through the US
882 Direct shipment from the country of origin to Canada
883 Completely sealed with paint or thick coatings of varnish or other sealants
892 Oak cubes (less than 1.5 cm in thickness), oak wood shavings and chips as part of wine kits or oak cubes in wine barrels specifically for the purpose of flavouring.
893 Pure mushroom spawn with carrier material
894 Mushroom spawn with growing media (coffee grounds)
895 Mushroom spawn with growing media (processed barley, oat, rye, triticale or wheat straw)
896 Mushroom spawn with growing media (sawdust, wood shavings)
897 Mushroom spawn with growing media (red alder chips, with bark)
898 Mushroom spawn with growing media (red alder chips, without bark)
899 Mushroom spawn with growing media (other)
900 Mushroom spawn on wood piece (birch, without bark)
901 Mushroom spawn on wood piece (other)
902 From a regulated area for light brown apple moth and P. ramorum
903 From a regulated area for P. ramorum but not for light brown apple moth
904 From a regulated area for light brown apple moth but not for P. ramorum
905 From a non-regulated area for light brown apple moth or P. ramorum
906 Mushroom spawn on wood piece
907 Whole, uneviscerated (head on or head off)
908 Eviscerated (head on or head off)
909 Permanent stay in Canada
910 Temporary stay in Canada
911 Shipment 20 kg or less
912 Shipment of more than 20 kg
915 Eviscerated (Head on)
916 Eviscerated (Head off )
917 Preserved in formaldehyde or other preserving solution,
918 Unpreserved
919 From regulated areas for PCN in containers weighing less than 22.7 kg
920 From regulated areas for PCN in containers weighing more than 22.7 kg
921 From non-regulated areas for PCN in containers weighing more than 22.7 kg
922 From Henan Province
923 Container weighing less than 200 kg / Henan Province
924 Container weighing more than 200 kg / Henan Province
925 Dried and ground
926 Other processes
927 From a regulated area for light brown apple moth
928 From a non-regulated area for light brown apple moth
929 With soil or growing media, in transit through BC, AB or SK
930 With soil or growing media, not in transit through BC, AB or SK
931 Giant Panda
932 Oak cubes equal or greater than 1.5 cm in thickness
933 Live
934 Dead
935 Dried
936 Not dried
945 With bark - from an area not regulated for Asian long-horned beetle
946 Without bark - from an area not regulated for Asian long-horned beetle
947 Mushroom spawn on wood piece (beech, without bark)
948 Small "lots" / From non-infested counties
949 Other than small "lots"/ Authorized importer/From non-infested counties
950 Other than small "lots" / Non-authorized importer/From non-infested counties
951 wild marine origin
952 cultured marine or cultured freshwater or wild freshwater origin
953 whole, uneviscerated (head on or head off) / wild marine origin
954 whole, uneviscerated (head on or head off) / cultured marine or cultured freshwater or wild freshwater origin
961 During Sukkot Holiday travel period
962 Other than Sukkot Holiday travel period
963 Consignment requires certification
964 Consignment destined to an approved facility by the Office of Biohazard Containment and Safety
965 Consignment destined to a CFIA approved quarantine unit
966 Mushroom spawn with growing media (steam-sterilized millet and/or sorghum)
967 From Shanxi Province
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